Lower Limb: Bones,Muscles,Joints & Nerves

There are 64 bones  in the lower limb

Hip bone (2)bones of the lower limb

Femur (2)

Patella (2)

Tibia (2)

Fibula (2)

Tarsals (16)

Metatarsals (10)

Proximal phalanges (10)

Intermediate phalanges (10)

Distal phalanges (8)

 

Muscles of the lower limb

Abductor digiti minimi (foot)

Abductor hallucis

Adductor brevis

Adductor hallucis

Adductor longus

Adductor magnus

Adductor minimus

Articularis genu

Biceps femoris

Dorsal interosseous (foot)

Extensor digitorum brevis

Extensor digitorum longus

muscles of the lower limb

Extensor hallucis brevis

Extensor hallucis longus

Fibularis (peroneus) brevis

Fibularis (peroneus) longus

Fibularis (peroneus) tertius

Flexor digiti minimi brevis (foot)

Flexor digitorum brevis

Flexor digitorum longus

Flexor hallucis brevis

Flexor hallucis longus

Gastrocnemius

Gemellus, inferior

Gemellus, superior

Gluteus maximus

Gluteus medius

Gluteus minimus

Gracilis

Iliacus

Iliopsoas

Inferior gemellus

Interosseous, dorsal (foot)

Interosseous, plantar

Lumbricals (foot)

Obturator externus

Obturator internus

Pectineus

Peroneus mm. (SEE fibularis mm.)

Piriformis

Plantar interosseous

Plantaris

Popliteus

Psoas major

Psoas minor

Quadratus femoris

Quadratus plantae

Quadriceps femoris

Rectus femoris

Sartorius

Semimembranosus

Semitendinosus

Soleus

Superior gemellus

Tensor fasciae latae

Tibialis anterior

Tibialis posterior

Vastus intermedius

Vastus lateralis

Vastus medialis

Nerves of the lower limb

Femoral nerve

Sciatic nervenerves of the lower limb

Inferior gluteal nerve

Superior gluteal nerve

Pudendal nerve

Saphenous nerve

Deep fibular nerve

Superficial peroneal nerve

Common peroneal nerve

Tibial nerve

Lateral plantar nerve

Medial plantar nerve

Proper plantar digital nerves

Dorsal digital nerves of the foot

 

Joints of the lower limb

Hip jointlower extremity joints

Knee joint

Ankle joint

Tarsometatarsal joints

Metatarsophalangeal joints

Interphalangeal joints